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The Girl Can't Help It- after more than 25 years of business in London,this  award winning true vintage shop is now located in San Diego's hip North Park neighborhood. An archive of carefully selected pieces from the bizarre to the beautiful all handpicked by owners Gail Higgins and Jasja Boelhouwer. Specialists in The Golden Age of Hollywood glamour, we are known for the quality and condition of our items from the 1930s-1970s. Our inventory includes mens and ladies vintage clothing, accessories, and jewelry. You can find daywear to evening wear, swimwear to lingerie, workwear to cocktail wear; with the occasional 20s chiffon dress and 70s punk t-shirt. 

Our barware,cocktail and pinup paraphernalia are suitable accompaniments.

Our customers have always included designers, stylists, and members of the film, theatre and music industry; and of course vintage aficionados. 

Due to our close connection with the music and burlesque industry, Follow us on IG and Facebook for our special events which include fashion shows, sidewalk band performances, book signings and burlesque performances.


Who we are

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